Legal Blog

If you were abused while participating in Boy Scouts of America, you could receive financial compensation.  Since the 1920’s, more than 12,000 individuals have come forward alleging abuse while participating in Boy Scouts.  As a result, 7,800 abusers have been identified. On February 18, 2020...

Porter & Malouf, in conjunction with our Talc Litigation Group filed the first successful talcum powder lawsuit in 2009 against several talcum powder mining companies, refiners, and manufacturers. Brought by plaintiff Deane Berg, the toxic tort action specifically alleged that the defendants continue to produce,...

The unexpected and significant increase in black lung cases in the Appalachian region of Kentucky, West Virginia, and Virginia has been extensively reported by Howard Berkes of NPR Frontline. Coal miners are being exposed to higher levels of respirable silica, also known as quartz, due...